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Vice President Kamala Harris Makes History Attending Pride Parade in Washington, D.C.

Kamala Harris and Doug Emhoff are showing their support at Pride!

The Vice President and Second Gentleman joined fellow marchers at the Capital Pride Parade on Saturday afternoon (June 12) in Washington, D.C.

While marching in the parade, Kamala wore a shirt that had “Love is Love” written across it, while Doug sported a T-shirt that had “Love first” written on it in rainbow colors.

The Second Couple’s appearance at the Pride parade marks the first time ever a sitting Vice President has marched in Pride event.

Kamala briefly spoke at the event, advocating for the passage of the Equality Act while expressing her and President Joe Biden‘s commitment to advancing LGBTQ+ rights.

“We need to make sure that our transgender community and our youth are all protected. We need, still, protections around employment and housing,” Kamala said, via NBC Washington. “There is so much more work to do, and I know we are committed.”

A few months ago, Kamala became the first Vice President to receive this very special honor.

15+ pictures inside of VP Kamala Harris and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff marching in the parade…More Here! »

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VP Kamala Harris Celebrates Stepdaughter Ella Emhoff Graduating College

Vice President Kamala Harris is one proud “Momala”!

On Saturday (May 15), the VP took to Instagram to congratulate her stepdaughter Ella Emhoff graduating from The New School’s Parsons School of Design in New York City.

“Congratulations to our daughter Ella on her graduation. I am so proud of you. Keep dreaming with ambition and there is nothing you cannot achieve. Love, Momala,” VP Harris wrote along with a photo of she and her 21-year-old stepdaughter.

VP Harris‘ husband Doug Emhoff also celebrated Ella‘s college graduation, sharing a photo on Instagram of he and Ella while she wears her cap and gown.

“My darling Ella, we are such proud parents! We love you so much, and are very much looking forward to all you do in the future. And, to the other Class of 2021 graduates out there, huge congratulations!” the Second Gentleman wrote.

Doug also shares 26-year-old son Cole Emhoff with his first wife, Kerstin Emhoff, who remains close to the family.

Several months ago, Ella signed a modeling contract with this very prestigious modeling company!

Cole Emhoff Calls Out 'SNL' For Leaving Him Out of Kamala Harris Family Dinner Sketch

Saturday Night Live aired a sketch this past weekend with Maya Rudolph as Vice President Kamala Harris hosting a Passover Sedar with her family.

Guests in the skit included the Vice President’s husband Doug Emhoff (Martin Short), Sen. Ted Cruz (played by Aidy Bryant), Sen. Rev. Raphael Warnock (Kenan Thompson), President Joe Biden (Alex Moffat), and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (Cecily Strong).

Ella Elmhoff, the stepdaughter of the Vice President (played by Chloe Fineman) also made an appearance. Cole Emhoff, the stepson of the VP, noticed he was left out of the sketch completely.

Click inside to see what Cole Emhoff had to say to Saturday Night Live after they left him out of the Passover sketch featuring all of his family members…More Here! »

Martin Short Appears as Doug Emhoff Opposite Maya Rudolph as Kamala Harris on 'Saturday Night Live' - Watch!

Martin Short is making his debut as the Second Gentleman!

The 71-year-old actor appeared as Doug Emhoff on Saturday Night Live with host Maya Rudolph on Saturday (March 27).

Maya reprised her role as Vice President Kamala Harris as she and Doug hosted a “Unity Seder” in honor of Passover.

Maya as Kamala introduced her husband as a shy man who doesn’t like all the attention, and Martin perfectly gave off a giddy and bashful performance.

During the sketch, Chloe Fineman took to the stage as the Doug‘s daughter Ella Emhoff, who was recently signed to IMG Models.

Chloe came out striking fierce poses, while saying, “You may think I look insane, but I assure you I’m the most normal looking girl in Bushwick.”

Make sure you check out Maya Rudolph‘s portrayal of Beyonce from earlier in the show!

President Biden Holds Candlelight Vigil at White House to Mourn the 500,000 American Lives Lost to COVID-19

President Biden is marking a grim moment in the fight against COVID-19.

The President of the United States spoke to the nation from the White House on Monday (February 22) after it was confirmed that 500,000 Americans have now passed away because of the virus.

After speaking to the nation, Biden was joined by First Lady Jill Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff for a candlelight vigil outside of the White House.

“We must end the politics and misinformation that’s divided families, communities and the country,” Biden said during his speech. “It’s cost too many lives already. It’s not Democrats and Republicans who are dying from the virus. It’s our fellow Americans. It’s our neighbors, our friends, our mothers, our fathers, our sons, our daughters, husbands, wives. We have to fight this together as one people, as the United States of America. That’s the only way we’re going to beat this virus, I promise you.”

Biden opened up about the tragedies he’s suffered while comforting those who have lost loved ones to the virus.

“For the loved ones left behind: I know all too well. I know what it’s like to not be there when it happens. I know what it’s like when you are there holding their hands, there’s a look in their eye and they slip away,” he said. For those that don’t know, Biden’s first wife and infant daughter died in a car crash and his son Beau died in 2015 after a battle with brain cancer.

Watch the speech below.

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A New Political Term Was Just Added To The Dictionary

It’s official – Second Gentleman is the newest political term following the Presidential Inauguration held just last week.

Second Gentleman has been added to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, as Doug Emhoff, Vice President Kamala Harris‘ husband, assumes the role in the White House.

“Well, now it’s official. @MerriamWebster just added ‘Second Gentleman’ to the dictionary,” Mr. Emhoff tweeted from his official Second Gentleman twitter.

He added, “I might be the first, but I won’t be the last.”

Doug is the first Second Gentleman in the history of United States government, as Kamala is also the first female Vice President.

Kamala can also get credit for coining the term, as she said it during an interview with CNN last fall.

“I think that the term has evolved into the ‘second gentleman,’” she shared, adding that she’d “call him honey”.

Doug‘s daughter, Ella, was also in the news this week. See the exciting thing that happened to her here!

Cole & Ella Emhoff Arrive at Inauguration - Meet Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris' Stepchildren!

Cole Emhoff and Ella Emhoff are ready for the 2021 presidential inauguration ceremony.

The 26-year-old and 21-year-old children of future Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff and his first wife Kerstin Mackin arrived at the U.S. Capitol for the ceremony on Wednesday (January 20).

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kamala Harris

The two refer to Kamala by the nickname “Momala” following her marriage to their entertainment lawyer father in 2014. They have also been along for the ride on the campaign trail over the past years.

Cole and Ella have been very supportive of their stepmom and father along the campaign trail, and Doug has previously described them all as one “big blended family.”

Cole is named for saxophonist John Coltrane, while his Ella‘s name is a tribute to the singer Ella Fitzgerald. Their mother also executive produces music videos, including the one for Beyonce’s song “Pretty Hurts”!

Cole studied psychology at Colorado College and worked at talent agency William Morris Endeavor, as well as being an executive assistant for Plan B Entertainment, the production company originally founded by Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston. Ella makes her own custom knitwear and has fashion industry aspirations.

The swearing in ceremony will happen at around noon ET.

Find out who is performing at the inauguration today!

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